Christmas Grants

Christmas Grants provide financial assistance for community or not-for-profit based organisations and groups to present Christmas carol events and Christmas activities.

Please read the relevant guidelines for program objectives, eligibility information and assessment criteria.  Strategies which you may need to address in your application are linked on this page.

The success of an application is determined by merit against the assessment criteria.  It is important to note that meeting all criteria does not guarantee that an application will be successful.

To commence an application you will first need to register online with SmartyGrants.  Click 'Apply Now' below and then 'Log In' on the following page.  You can then register as a user and commence your application.  From this page you can also preview the application form.

  Grants category Grant amount Key dates Guidelines Apply 
Community Christmas Activation Quick Response Grants Up to $750

2019 Round

Grant Round Opens: 14 September 2019 
Grant Round Closes: 14 November 2019 (or until funds are exhausted) 

2019 Guidelines(PDF, 745KB)

Online application form

Community Christmas Carols Grants

$1000 -
$15  000

2019 Round

For Community Christmas Carols Events happening between 1 November and 
24 December 2019 

Grant Round Opens: 15 June 2019 
Information Session : 1 pm and 5.30 pm Tuesday, 25 June 2019  (Town Hall) 
Grant Round Closes: 3 pm Tuesday, 23 July 2019
Date of Notification : 6-9 September   


2019/20 Guidelines(PDF, 346KB)

The next round will open in June 2020

View the listing of Community Christmas Activation Quick Response grants in 2017


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